Copyright 2003 Gillian Lieberman, MD, all rights reserved

Radiologic assessment of hematuria

 1. Introduction to Radiologic
     Assessment of Hematuria
 2. Hematuria Case 1 
 3. Hematuria Case 2 
 4. Hematuria Case 3 
 5. Hematuria Case 4 
 6. Hematuria Case 5 

This integrated curriculum provides "one stop shopping" for learning optimal patient assessment, workup, staging, treatment, and prognosis for the common causes of Hematuria. Radiologic, Clinical, and Basic Science aspects (Anatomy, Pathophysiology) are included resulting in a truly integrated comprehensive offering. Interactive case-based problems are presented with additional didactic notes. The Q and A format of the cases gives the user the opportunity to make recommendations for patient workups, make findings on images, and suggest diagnosis and patient treatment. The Menu of Radiologic tests, including IVP, Renal CT, CTU, MRI, US, and Nuclear scans, is detailed and algorithms are offered to promote optimal use. Numerous images and image galleries aid the user in learning the typical appearance of common problems causing Hematuria, for example, Renal cell cancer, Transitional cell cancer, Renal cysts, Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, Pyelonephritis, Papillary necrosis, Analgesic nephropathy, Stone disease, and Hydronephrosis. Comprehensive discussion notes and Differential diagnosis lists are offered. This curriculum is aimed at those interested in Internal medicine, General surgery, Urology., Nephrology, Primary care, Oncology, Radiology.

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